Market Data Engineer

Location(s) CN-31-Shanghai
Job ID
2021-76988
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
DevOps Engineer - Skillset
Region
Asia Except Japan
Division
Engineering
Business Unit
Data Engineering
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

YOUR IMPACT

The Market Data team at Goldman Sachs are responsible for the consumption and timely, accurate distribution of all the real-time and historical data provided by global stock exchanges, brokers and data vendors as well as third party market data vendor applications and infrastructure that provides a critical input for all trading decisions that take place at Goldman Sachs.

This is a dynamic, entrepreneurial team with a passion for technology.
We look for engineers, with a growth mindset who are driven to automate and improve.
Essential Skills include solid Network and OS (Windows, Linux/Solaris) fundamentals, some SDLC experience (e.g. bash, python, git, svn) and the role would be a good fit for someone who feels they would thrive in a fast-paced, changing environment.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

  • Perform pre-market checkout out critical applications and infrastructure.
  • Support both application functionality and data content; escalate data content issues to vendors and/or internal developers.
  • Automation, run-books and FAQs, for helpdesk.
  • Manage incident management process for Market Data issues.
  • Manage engagement with end users/vendors and helpdesk until problem is resolved.


SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE WE ARE LOOKING FOR

  • Candidate should have relevant experience in the range of 2-4 years.
  • Deep understanding of application configuration and troubleshooting, experience of supporting Windows environment essential.
  • Experience of remote support (international), working with vendors for problem resolution.
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Perl, Python, Powershell.
  • Availability: Be available to respond to emergency situations and perform regularly scheduled maintenance
  • Strong inter-personal and communication skills; making presentations to customer or client audiences or professional peers, and working independently on problem solving.
  • Mandarin language proficiency
  • Knowledge of global and local Chinese market data vendor applications, for example Refinitiv, Bloomberg, Datastream, Factset,, Finchina, Wind

Preferred Qualifications

  • Application product support specialist for Refinitiv, Bloomberg, Datastream, Factset, etc
  • Deep understanding of application configuration and troubleshooting, experience of supporting market data or trading desktop applications.
  • Understanding of Linux environment.

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS


At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



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